Tag Archives: Windsor Great Park

All Body Parts Present and Accounted For

In July of 2012, during my solo trip to England, I had planned to spend my last day going on a ride in the Great Park in Windsor on horseback.  As readers may or may not know (see “Giving England … Continue reading

Posted in England, Musings | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Great Walk in the Great Park

It is Monday. We had been dribbled upon at the opening of the Coronation Arch, and had our appreciation of Churchill’s grand gardens at Chartwell somewhat dampened and abbreviated by drizzle. Still, it’s England, and only to be expected. Had … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Up and Over – We Make it to Windsor

The trip over to England is the worst – the long, long day that is really two days, with a truncated night on the plane where one of us gets a little sleep, thanks to pharmaceuticals, and the other – … Continue reading

Posted in England, Humor | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Giving England the Finger (The Only Way I Ever Would) Part 2

Previously on GETF(TOWIEW) Part 1… I have arrived at the stables and met my noble horse, Prado, and several of my fellow riders. There were a dozen horses to be transported, and my term for the horse lorry would have … Continue reading

Posted in England, Humor | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Giving England the Finger (The Only Way I Ever Would) Part 1

“The moving finger writes, and having written, moves on. Or in my case, stays behind.” -with apologies to Omar Khayyam I have been an Anglophile for as long as I can remember. My grandmother often regaled me with tales of … Continue reading

Posted in England, Humor | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment